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PhD Student

BPsych (Hons)


Sophie is a PhD student under the supervision of Professor Helen Milroy and Doctor Alix Woolard. She holds a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) with First Class Honours from Curtin University. In her honours thesis, Sophie investigated the visibility of physiological symptoms of anxiety among individuals with social anxiety disorder.

Sophie is completing her PhD at The University of Western Australia and is supported by an Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship. Her research interests centre around childhood trauma, dissociation, and the impact of trauma on psychological, neurobiological, and developmental outcomes for children.